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Linda Berardi-Demo

Linda Berardi-Demo, EdD

Associate Dean for Admissions and Enrollment


  • EdD - University of Pittsburgh (2012)
  • MPA - University of Pittsburgh (1993)
  • BA in Political Science - University of Pittsburgh (1985)

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Achievements in Student Affairs Award, in recognition of extraordinary service to the TCMC Class of 2014

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • National Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals 1993-present
  • NASPA, Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, 2008-present
    • Program Reviewer, NASPA Annual Conference 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015
    • Program Reviewer, NASPA Multicultural Institute 2009
    • Program Reviewer, NASPA Civic Learning Conference 2013
  • American College Personnel Association (ACPA) 2009-2015
    • Program Reviewer, ACPA Annual Conference 2010, 2011
  • Northeast Group on Student Affairs, Service Award Subcommittee, AAMC 2014-present

Linda Berardi-Demo, EdD, is associate dean of admissions and enrollment at Drexel University College of Medicine. Prior to coming to Drexel, she held numerous leadership roles, serving as associate dean of admissions and student affairs at Commonwealth Medical College, director of administration and then assistant dean of operations and enrollment management at the University of Pittsburgh.


"A Day in the life of a Healthcare Team"
Schmude, M., and Berardi-Demo, L.
Private Colleges and Universities (2015)

"Seventh Graders' Perceptions of College and Career Aspiration Supports in Two Urban Charter Middle Schools"
Berardi-Demo, L.
Doctoral dissertation, University of Pittsburgh (2012)

"The Black Engineer: Is There Hope for the Future?"
Berardi, L., Harris, T.
Journal of College Admissions, 141: 18-24 (Fall 1992)


"Utilizing an Enrollment Management Model in UME to Enhance Student Success"
Schmude, M and Berardi-Demo, L.
Association of American Medical Colleges Northeast and Southern GSA/OSR Joint Regional Meeting
New Orleans, La., April 2015

"Medical College Outside The Classroom Experience Leads To Well-rounded, Empathetic Residents and Physicians"
Kugelman , D, Eisenberg, D, White, M, Schmude, M and Berardi-Demo, L.
Poster presentation, Association of American Medical Colleges Northeast and Southern GSA/OSR Joint Regional Meeting
New Orleans, La., April 2015

"Retention Strategies for African American Adolescents and Adults"
Berardi-Demo, Cooper, Zywica and Delagado
African American Student Retention Symposium: From Theory to Practice
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., February 2011

Panelist, National Conference on Higher Education
Philadelphia, Pa., February 2011

Contact Information

Office of Educational Affairs
2900 W. Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Phone: 215.991.8265
Fax: 215.843.1766